Tatler

Goodbye From the 2020-21 Editors in Chief
Goodbye From the 2020-21 Editors in Chief
Anya S. '21 and Vincent W. '21 June 1, 2021

Dear Lakeside, When we stepped into our roles as co-Editors-in-Chief of Tatler, Lakeside and the nation were in the midst of a crippling pandemic....

Pandemic Pet Stories
Pandemic Pet Stories
Haley Z. '22, Editor in Chief • June 1, 2021

(Ganesh) “My dog’s name is Nala. We got her in June of last year and she has brought BOTH chaos and joy into our lives! She loves to bark...

(HARVARD) Seniors on College Process (Scattergrams relating test scores, GPA, and acceptance to Harvard, Princeton, and Yale, where circles are acceptances and waitlists while triangles represent rejections and defers)
Anger and Celebration: Seniors Reflect on the College Admissions Cycle
Anya S. '21 June 1, 2021

For many in the class of 2021, the college admissions process has not been easy. Not only did Lakeside seniors reckon with rising application...

The 2021 Oscars: A Remarkable Waste of Time
The 2021 Oscars: A Remarkable Waste of Time
Stellan M. '23, Life & Culture Editor • June 1, 2021

While my family has never celebrated Easter, we adopted a different holiday at the same time of year: the Oscars. Less spiritual and profound,...

Dr. Kai Bynum Meets the Lakeside Community
June 18, 2021

Following the early June announcement that Dr. Kai Bynum will become the new head of school, Dr. Bynum met with Lakesiders at the Middle School campus for an ice cream social on June 17. In his remarks,...

Goodbye From the 2020-21 Editors in Chief
Goodbye From the 2020-21 Editors in Chief
June 1, 2021

Dear Lakeside, When we stepped into our roles as co-Editors-in-Chief of Tatler, Lakeside and the nation were in the midst of a crippling pandemic. To be perfectly honest, we were intimidated by the...

College Counselors on the Class of ’21
College Counselors on the Class of ’21
June 1, 2021

The arrival of June signals the end of the school year, and with that, we are bidding farewell to our beloved senior class and sending them off to college. To celebrate the graduation of our seniors, we...

Land Acknowledgement (Two of the suggested indigenous speakers -- Debra Lekanoff (left) and  Lawney Reyes (right). Lekanoff is the only Native American woman in Washington
NASA, StudGov Propose Land Acknowledgement
June 1, 2021

Years ago, Colette C. ’20 and Sari L. ’20 asked the administration to institute a practice of land acknowledgements at Lakeside. Working with fellow Native American Student Alliance (NASA) leaders...

A Lakesider and Vaccines
A Lakesider and Vaccines
June 1, 2021

Even before Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine was authorized for people ages 12-15, there was a flurry of commotion among freshmen and sophomores regarding their shots. In the hallways, there were shouts of...

Year in Review
Year in Review
June 1, 2021

9/3 Convocation is held virtually. Upper School Student Government President William M. ’21 and Middle School student Akal S. ’25 welcome us to the new school year 9/10 Smoke from wildfires in California,...

The 2021 Oscars: A Remarkable Waste of Time
The 2021 Oscars: A Remarkable Waste of Time
June 1, 2021

While my family has never celebrated Easter, we adopted a different holiday at the same time of year: the Oscars. Less spiritual and profound, sure, but...

The Making of the Musical
The Making of the Musical
June 1, 2021

Many things have looked different this past year. Almost everything has been modified to fit COVID guidelines. This hasn’t stopped the Lakeside drama...

“Mary Poppins”: a Reflection of its Time Period
“Mary Poppins”: a Reflection of its Time Period
May 26, 2021

With the Lakeside Upper School’s spring production of “Mary Poppins” coming upon us, we should perhaps examine the original film. Disney’s 1969...

Their Final Seasons - Senior Athletes During COVID-19
Their Final Seasons - Senior Athletes During COVID-19
May 3, 2021

  It’s safe to say that for most seniors, this has been the most confusing, if not the most challenging year of their high school careers. For...

First swim and dive practice 1(Rohde)
The Beginning of Lakeside Sports Amidst a Pandemic
March 8, 2021

It has been almost a year of quarantine and online school with very minimal student interaction. Yet all that has changed with the announcement that sports...

Theresa Romagnolo continuing her coaching success at Notre Dame(Cashore)
Athlete Alumni Spotlight: Theresa Romagnolo '97
March 8, 2021

Theresa Romagnolo ’97 was an accomplished three-sport athlete at Lakeside, playing basketball, tennis, and soccer and racking up medals everywhere she...

Pandemic Pet Stories
Pandemic Pet Stories
June 1, 2021

(Ganesh) “My dog’s name is Nala. We got her in June of last year and she has brought BOTH chaos and joy into our lives! She loves to bark at every...

(HARVARD) Seniors on College Process (Scattergrams relating test scores, GPA, and acceptance to Harvard, Princeton, and Yale, where circles are acceptances and waitlists while triangles represent rejections and defers)
Anger and Celebration: Seniors Reflect on the College Admissions Cycle
June 1, 2021

For many in the class of 2021, the college admissions process has not been easy. Not only did Lakeside seniors reckon with rising application numbers at...

Connecting Seattle’s Student Journalists
Connecting Seattle’s Student Journalists
June 1, 2021

On May 22 and May 23, high school student journalists from several Seattle schools gathered in a Zoom meeting at the first Seattle High School Journalism...